San Francisco, CA, USA

About the Company

From sustainable energy systems to self-driving cars, the innovations of the future will all rely on code. With so much software to write, developers need a better way to access, understand, and collaborate on code — one that will finally free them from archaic software development tools and processes.

At Sourcegraph, we are building a better, smarter foundation for software development. One that will enable developers (and the companies that rely on them) to more quickly turn great ideas into groundbreaking technology. Effectively, we want to bring the future sooner.

About the Team

Our team consists of talented, mature, collaborative, driven individuals who are attracted to the massive problem we are tackling. We work in an open environment that treats people in a first-class manner and provides them with ownership, responsibility, and autonomy.

About the Role

You will help build Sourcegraph, a multi-tier application (web, CLI, API, data stores) written primarily in React/JavaScript (frontend) and Go (backend). You will have the freedom to creatively solve various CS challenges while building products that are fundamental to the growth/success of the business. As a senior member of the team, you will help set the technical direction of various projects as well as lead/mentor other team members.

Job Responsibilities

  • Build multi-tier applications (web, CLI, API, data stores) written primarily in React/JavaScript (frontend) and Go (backend).
  • Combine usage metrics, user feedback, and intuition to plan product designs and improvements
  • Creating simple and performant APIs based on multiple underlying data sources
  • Lead and mentor other team members, while driving technical decisions for various projects

Required Skills

  • At least 5 years of industry experiences, with a track record of meeting deadlines and delivering high-quality products
  • CS fundamentals
  • Passion for the craft of software development
  • Experience leading projects/people, helping mentor more junior team members
  • Experience (or interest) in at least one of the following: JavaScript, CSS, React, Go
  • Experience working on medium-to-large code bases
  • B.S. in Computer Science or related field

How to apply

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